Acadia University

School Introduction 

Acadia University founded in 1838, Acadia University is on of the oldest and most respected liberal arts universities in Canada. Located just a one-hour drive from Halifax, Nova Scotia and its international airport. By choosing Acadia, you have opportunities to work closely with professors, volunteer in the community, study abroad, enjoy co-op placements, and be engaged in real- world research.

  • 1 Campus: 
    • Wolfville
  • Terms:
    • Fall (September),
    • Spring (January),
    • Summer (June)

  • Programs and courses
    • ESL Courses
    • Academic Bridging Program
    • Undergraduate Degree Programs
    • Graduate Programs

  • Hot Program​s
    • Economics 
    • Applied Computer Science 
    • Geography 


  • Maclean’s Magazine has ranked Acadia University as the fifth Canadian University  in the primarily undergraduate category in 2017
  • Student Population:
    • 3,473 undergraduate students ​
    • 10% of international students
  • Faculty to Student Ration: 1: 15
  • Offers small Class:
    • Average Class size: 28